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Careful What You Do On Your EVO 3D – You Are Being Watched!

There has been a lot of hype over the last few months about privacy, security, tracking of data and GPS coordinates, etc. One would think that after all this mess, companies would be a bit more transparent as to why they collect the kind of information that they do. However, it seems that it is...

Motorola XOOM Now Rocking 4G-Capable Rooted 3.2.2!

The development world never sleeps, at least not on XDA. Immediately after receiving the 3.2.2 OTA yesterday, XDA forum member AceXMachine promptly provided the stock images to fellow XDA forum member solarnz. Does that name sound familiar to you? It should. The Tiamat team member has plenty of ROM, kernel, and recovery work under his belt.Now, the...

New Reported Post System is Live in Forums

One of the ways our moderator team keeps the XDA forums clean is through the Reported Post system. If a member spots a post from a troublesome poster, a thread with illegal content, or posts that break XDA rules, they can report the post with the exclamation icon present on every post. Since XDA is...

AT&T&T-Mobile Deal Falling Appart

People across the mobile world today (at least in the US) are rejoicing and beginning to believe in the Justice system once again. A couple of weeks ago, we learned that a few internal documents from AT&T found their way into the media outlets. Basically, these documents went on to explain how the deal/buyout of...

App Review – Photaf – XDA TV

In today's episode of XDA TV, Sam reviews Photaf, a panoramic photo app coded specifically for tablets. We get to see some of the apps biggest pros and cons! Check out the video!

WPV App Data Backup – Backup/Restore Data from IsoStore

Flashing ROMs is great but it gets tiresome having to re-install application data, game data, ebooks, etc. each time a new ROM comes out and this is exactly how XDA forum member winphoneviet felt. So, the XDA member decided to make a tool to help.To be clear - the tool helps to backup and restore your...

Flyer Owners And Devs – HTC Puccini Rom Leaked!

Leaks are the life and blood of the mobile development scene. More often than not, leaks get ported to all sorts of devices, enabling new features in the process. The rather silent HTC Flyer world just got hit with a leak for its AT&T counterpart, the HTC Puccini. XDA member ikingblack found it and immediately posted a...

ShutUp Camera – Grab Those Precious Moments Without Disturbing The Peace

Do you know those wonderful moments when your children are fast asleep? They look like a slice of heaven topped off with a dash of paradise frosting. You want nothing more than to simply be able to freeze that one moment and keep it with you until you die from a cuteness attack. So, you...

HP TouchPad Gets In Gear… Both Cores Overclocked to 1.9 GHz

Amazingly enough, the HP Touchpad seems to be among the best selling pads in the mobile world. If you think about it, getting a dual core pad with 16 GB of storage for about US$100 (about 4 times cheaper than the iPad), would definitely be enough incentive to get it even if you don't need...

Big Android BBQ Getting Closer – Get Ready!

It looks like the grills are being cleaned, charcoal is being purchased, and tons of meat (and tofu) is getting seasoned for the upcoming Big Android BBQ. This event will take place in October as you all know, but the main reason for us to be posting about this (aside from the fact that we...

The UnBrickable Mod and Beyond

A bricked phone.  No JTAG.  Modify hardware, upload a bootloader, and the phone lives.  Pure development.That's what I think of the work of AdamOutler and Rebellos to breathe life into dead devices.  A couple days ago, WillVerduzco wrote an article on Rebellos' method of unbricking Hummingbird devices by uploading your very own custom bootloader to your...

Google Videos For Root Users

So, you have a rooted device like most of the members around here and would like to do more. With this in mind, XDA member motodroidfreak brings you a hacked version of Google Videos. This APK is a modified version of the com.google.android.videos-1.apk, which bypasses the root and tamper checks. This version will fix both...